The first table below looks at the demand for the PHP Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Yorkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 39 76 60
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -16
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 81 16 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.42% 1.18% 1.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.74% 1.25% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 15 27
Average daily rate £350 £275 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +3.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £197 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £300 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £259 £250
% change year-on-year
+25.60% +3.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £182.50 £42.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+329.41% +142.85%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1708 1280 1689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.23% 94.74% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1105 636 873
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £195 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 78 76
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £34.00 £24.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
PHP Developer
Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP Developer across the West Yorkshire region.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHP Developer across the West Yorkshire region.

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +34 78 £368 +33.63% 26
Bradford +8 8 £350 - 1
Huddersfield +4 7 £350 - 3
Wakefield - - - -
PHP Developer
Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 104 (100.00%) PHP
2 60 (57.69%) Zend
3 48 (46.15%) MVC
4 45 (43.27%) Symfony
4 45 (43.27%) JavaScript
5 33 (31.73%) CSS
6 32 (30.77%) HTML
7 28 (26.92%) TDD
8 27 (25.96%) MySQL
9 22 (21.15%) CodeIgniter
10 21 (20.19%) Java
11 20 (19.23%) jQuery
12 19 (18.27%) Drupal
13 18 (17.31%) Jenkins
14 14 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (13.46%) OO
14 14 (13.46%) Apache
15 13 (12.50%) SQL
15 13 (12.50%) OOP
15 13 (12.50%) Unit Testing
16 12 (11.54%) Magento
17 11 (10.58%) Linux
18 10 (9.62%) E-Commerce
18 10 (9.62%) PHP5
18 10 (9.62%) HTML5
19 9 (8.65%) Hudson
19 9 (8.65%) Git (software)
19 9 (8.65%) RESTful
19 9 (8.65%) TeamCity
20 8 (7.69%) Selenium

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (18.27%) Drupal
2 14 (13.46%) Apache
3 6 (5.77%) WordPress
4 4 (3.85%) SugarCRM
5 3 (2.88%) Moodle
6 2 (1.92%) CMS
Business Applications
1 12 (11.54%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.88%) HTTP
1 3 (2.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (25.96%) MySQL
2 1 (0.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (17.31%) Jenkins
2 9 (8.65%) TeamCity
2 9 (8.65%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.65%) Hudson
3 8 (7.69%) Selenium
4 5 (4.81%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.96%) Behat
General
1 1 (0.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (43.27%) Symfony
2 33 (31.73%) CSS
3 32 (30.77%) HTML
4 22 (21.15%) CodeIgniter
5 20 (19.23%) jQuery
6 10 (9.62%) HTML5
7 9 (8.65%) RESTful
8 7 (6.73%) LAMP
9 6 (5.77%) Web Services
10 5 (4.81%) XML
10 5 (4.81%) CSS3
11 4 (3.85%) Zend Framework
12 3 (2.88%) SOAP
12 3 (2.88%) REST
13 2 (1.92%) Sass
13 2 (1.92%) LESS
14 1 (0.96%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (0.96%) iPhone
2 1 (0.96%) Open Source
2 1 (0.96%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.58%) Linux
2 1 (0.96%) Android
2 1 (0.96%) Mac OS
2 1 (0.96%) UNIX
2 1 (0.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (46.15%) MVC
2 28 (26.92%) TDD
3 14 (13.46%) OO
3 14 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (12.50%) OOP
4 13 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 10 (9.62%) E-Commerce
6 6 (5.77%) Software Engineering
7 5 (4.81%) Web Development
7 5 (4.81%) Scrum
7 5 (4.81%) OO PHP
8 3 (2.88%) BDD
9 2 (1.92%) Project Management
9 2 (1.92%) Release Management
10 1 (0.96%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 104 (100.00%) PHP
2 45 (43.27%) JavaScript
3 21 (20.19%) Java
4 13 (12.50%) SQL
5 10 (9.62%) PHP5
6 3 (2.88%) C++
6 3 (2.88%) Python
6 3 (2.88%) Ruby
7 2 (1.92%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 4 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 60 (57.69%) Zend
2 4 (3.85%) Twitter
3 3 (2.88%) Google
3 3 (2.88%) Facebook
West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 to £450 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £250 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £300 - £330 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 350-375 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Hudson - London
Posted: 20 days ago